ganglionostomy

ganglionostomy

 [gang″gle-o-nos´tah-me]
surgical creation of an opening into a cystic tumor on a tendon sheath or aponeurosis.
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gan·gli·o·nos·to·my

(gang'glē-ō-nos'tŏ-mē),
Making an opening into a ganglion (2).
[ganglion + G. stoma, mouth]
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ganglionostomy

(găng′glē-ə-nŏs′tə-mē)
n.
The surgical formation of an opening into a ganglion.
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gan·gli·o·nos·to·my

(gang'glē-ŏn-os'tŏ-mē)
Making a surgical opening into a ganglion (2).
[ganglion + G. stoma, mouth]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012